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Executive Leadership Team

Simon Rhodes headshot   Simon Rhodes is Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. He is responsible for the critical pursuit of knowledge, in an environment of civility and tolerance, by providing excellent educational opportunities for all UNF students, through a focused use of resources in scholarly programs, that have relevance in the broad range of constituencies served by the University and that are subject to rigorous and ongoing scrutiny and improvement.
Scott Bennett headshot   Scott Bennett is the Interim Vice President for Administration & Finance. He is responsible for the collaborative stewardship of the human, fiscal, informational and physical resources.

 Karen Bowling headshot 


Karen Bowling is the Vice President for Jobs.  She is responsible for cultivating relationships with external partners that advance internships, externships, career immersion and permanent job placement for UNF students and alumni. 

Eric Bruder Headshot   Eric Bruder is Vice President for Marketing and Communications. He is responsible for creating communication strategies and tactics to build brand awareness and increase UNF's positive image.

Jay Coleman headshot   Jay Coleman is Vice President of Data Analytics. He is responsible for creating a collective and consistent focus on the role of quantitative-based decision making in strategic planning and execution, as well as leading the university‚Äôs efforts to excel at its performance-based funding metrics.
Heather Duncan headshot   Heather Duncan is Vice President for Governmental Affairs. As the former regional director of external and legislative affairs at AT&T, Duncan brings a wealth of experience in governmental relations and advocacy to her new position.
Ann McCullen Headshot Ann McCullen is Vice President for University Development and Alumni Engagement. She is responsible for alumni, fundraising and serves as the Executive Director of the UNF Foundation.